The new Hollywood Film Foundation plans to give grants of up to $200,000 to emerging Los Angeles filmmakers as a way of encouraging and promoting production in Hollywood and elsewhere in California.
Although Disney's corporate performance has been getting bad press lately, the company delivered gilt-edged good news Wednesday when it announced its overseas theatrical arm has cracked the $1…
France's media powerhouse Canal Plus is fast becoming Hollywood's best friend, sinking millions into co-financing deals on some of the town's major films.
Miramax has reupped the "Dogma" team of director Kevin Smith and producer Scott Mosier, signing the pair to an expansive three-year, first-look deal that will cover a variety of film and television…
Sony Pictures Family Entertainment has bitten on Nicolas Falacci and Cheryl Heuton's script pitch about animals that served with American troops during World War II.
Japanese director Takeshi Kitano will explore the mean streets of Los Angeles in his next film, "Brother," about a Japanese gangster.
The film "Honour of the House" won five awards, including best picture, at the first-ever Edda Awards Monday evening by the Icelandic Film and Television Academy. It was also chosen as Iceland's…
Sony Pictures Entertainment is not just working on "Finding Forester," they're aiming to locate Gus, too.
Miramax genre arm Dimension has signed Richard Loncraine ("Richard III") to helm "Neverwhere," Neil Gaiman's adaptation of his own fantasy novel. Denise Di Novi is set to produce along with Lisa…
Hong Kong-based director Stanley Tong has signed to helm "Two Clocks Running," an action thriller for Steve Reuther's Bel Air Entertainment that is expected to shoot early next year for Warner Bros.